Erika Wetzel


Erika Wetzel is the Director of Packaging at Fitbit, a company dedicated to making everyone in the world healthier.  This easily translates to their sustainability vision: To contribute simultaneously to the health of people and the planet.  As Director of Packaging, Erika is the product owner for all Fitbit Packaging, with management responsibility for packaging engineering.  While at Fitbit, she’s been a champion for sustainability, focusing on education and teaching the organization about impacts of their decisions.  In the last 2 years, the packaging team has designed every new package more environmentally friendly than the last and continues to push for new innovations in this space.  Additionally, she is the product development sponsor on the corporate sustainability team.  Erika’s diverse background includes packaging roles at Procter & Gamble and Mars-Wrigley.  She holds a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.